The Ministry of Culture of Spain, in collaboration with the Department of Aesthetics and Art Theory of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid is currently preparing a European Congress of Aesthetics that will take place at the Prado Museum (Madrid) between the 10th and the 12th of November 2010. The title of the congress will be: ” Europe and the aesthetics concept. Societies in crisis”.
We have just opened the call for papers. As you shall see the main subjects of the congress will be:

  1. History of Aesthetics
  2. Aesthetics and the history of art
  3. Political dimension of art
  4. Crisis, criterion and criticism
  5. Crisis in the artistic system.

We hope that this call may be of your interest. If so, we would also appreciate it if you could forward it to anyone you think may also be interested in presenting a paper during the congress. The deadline for such submissions is the 30th of July.
If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us via the following email: congreso [dot] estetica [at] uam [dot] es